Cruiser USS New Orleans arrives under her own power in Tulagi, Dec 1942. Her missing bow was the result of Japanese torpedoes that caused the explosion of a magazine Number One. Miraculously, the ship survived but with 180 of her crew killed in the explosion.
Free Bear Rug Knitting pattern. CLICK LINK FOR PATTERN: http://web.archive.org/web/20100107071700/http:/www.knit1mag.com/extras-faux-bear-rug.php (Image taken from Ravelry user.) Though at over $280.00 in yarn alone, I don't think I'll make it, at least not using the pattern's requirements.